Park Shin Hye Becomes the Most Followed Korean Actress on Weibo
On December 3, it was revealed that actress Park Shin Hye has accumulated over seven million followers on one of China’s most popular social networking platform, Weibo, becoming the most followed Korean actress.
The actress’s agency, S.A.L.T Entertainment, shared, “Currently, the number of Park Shin Hye’s Weibo followers has surpassed 7,006,000 people as of December 3. This is the top record for Weibo followers among Korean actresses. Within six episodes of ‘Pinocchio’s’ broadcast, the view count on a Chinese site reached 170 million views.”
Among Korea’s male stars, Psy is currently at number one with 25 million followers, followed by Lee Min Ho with 23 million, Lee Jun Ki with 15 million, and Jung Il Woo with 12 million.
Meanwhile, Park Shin Hye is currently earning much popularity in China through SBS’ Wednesday-Thursday drama “Pinocchio.” The actress will also be premiering her big screen production “The Tailors” this coming December 24.
Park Shin Hye boasts her Hallyu power by winning over 7 million followers on Weibo
December 3, 2014 @ 2:02 am
Actress Park Shin Hye once again proves her global popularity as her Weibo has now reached 7 million followers!
The sweet star always shares and communicates with her fans, who have devoted themselves to her Weibo for daily updates, and Park Shin Hye never disappoints! Her kind and lovable voice always shines through her account, which is how she has reached this new personal record.
Congratulations to the actress! You can check out her Weibo here and if you need some more Park Shin Hye, make sure to watch her current drama, 'Pinocchio'!
She is currently starring in the SBS drama “Pinocchio,” which has been receiving great attention. Though only six episodes have aired so far, it has received around 170 million views in total on China’s most prominent video clip distributor, YOUKU.
In “Pinocchio,” Park plays Choi In-ha, who suffers from the fictional “Pinocchio syndrome” and, as a result, is unable to tell a lie. The 24-year-old actress is drawing attention from viewers for her natural acting skills in the drama, effectively portraying Choi’s honest and loving personality.
The rom-com airs every Wednesday and Thursday at 10 p.m.
SORRY FOR THE LATE ONE, i just want to agree with sis irene,
well, shinhye was loved by millions of weibo users, though weibo is not used by many and not common !
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trans: "Every fans in China, how have you been? After ending Pinocchio filming, i have been very busy with interviews and pictorial shooting, I heard that Pinocchio is very well received in China too, really grateful to all of you, in this cold winter, Please be careful not to catch cold, stay healthy." (cr: wintercherub)
Here you go dear @elana although the articles are a little bit out of date.. atleast an idea.
Top 10 K-Celebs with the Most Weibo Followers
by CallMeN00NA August 7, 2014
From Twitter to Instagram that are more than a few social networking sites (SNS) available to stay connected in the digital age. Celebrities are also using SNS to reach out and update their loyal fans. With this new generation of SNS savvy celebrities, it is rare to find a Korean celebrity who doesn’t have some sort of SNS they use to connect with their fans.
While a large Twitter or Facebook following may indicate great international popularity, in China, a market that has become both desirable and profitable for Korean celebrities, Weibo is the representative SNS. Called the “Twitter of China,” a large Weibo following can be the number proof on how well a Korean celebrity is doing in China.
News source MBN recently put together a list of the top 10 Korean celebrities with the most Weibo followers. Think you can guess who is at number 1? It may surprise you
10. Lee Da Hae with 5.5 Million
9. Park Shin Hye with 6.45 Million
8. Kim Soo Hyun with 7.51 Million
7. Jung Il Woo with 9.37 Million
6. Super Junior‘s Choi Siwon with 13.1 Million
5. f(x)‘s Victoria with 13.24 Million
4. Lee Jun Ki with 13.32 Million
3. Jang Geun Suk with 17.79 Million
2. Lee Min Ho with 22.96 Million
1. PSY with 24.50 Million